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Can Democracy Survive Global Capitalism?

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Can Democracy Survive Global Capitalism?

Robert Kuttner

Politics & government; Economic theory & philosophy; Economic history

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A leading social critic recounts capitalism's finest hour and shows us how we might achieve it once again. [more]

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On the Other Side of Freedom: Race and Justice in a Divided America

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On the Other Side of Freedom: Race and Justice in a Divided America

DeRay Mckesson

Memoirs; Black & Asian studies; Police & security services; Politics & government; Human rights; Political activism

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Our work needs no more martyrs. You can fight these fights and live. [more]

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How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics

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How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics

Michael Pollan

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Society & Social Sciences; Drug-induced states; Mental health services; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation

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'It's as if we made entering gothic cathedrals illegal, or museums, or sunsets!' When LSD was first discovered in the 1940s,... [more]

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Jung and Philosophy

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Jung and Philosophy

Jon Mills

Philosophy; Philosophy of religion; Analytical & Jungian psychology; Philosophy of science

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Although the works of C.G. Jung have received worldwide attention, there has been surprisingly little engagement by philosophers.... [more]

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Reinventing Your Life

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Reinventing Your Life

Jeffrey E. Young, Janet S. Klosko

Psychology; Popular psychology; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

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End the self-destructive behaviours that stop you from living your best life. [more]

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The Secret History of America: Classic Writings on Our Nation's Unknown Past and Inner Purpose

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The Secret History of America: Classic Writings on Our Nation's Unknown...

Manly P. Hall

History of the Americas; Folklore, myths & legends; Mind, Body, Spirit; Mysticism, magic & ritual

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A compilation of rare works on the untold history and destiny of America by acclaimed occult writer Manly P. Hall. [more]

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Austentatious: The Evolving World of Jane Austen Fans

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Austentatious: The Evolving World of Jane Austen Fans

Holly Luetkenhaus, Zoe Weinstein

Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Popular culture

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Explores online fan spaces in search of Janeites all over the world to discover what fans are making, how fans are sharing... [more]

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Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason

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Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason

David Harvey

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Marxism & Communism

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Marx's Capital is one of the most important texts of the modern era. The three volumes, published between 1867 and 1883, changed... [more]

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Living With It: A Survivor's Guide to Overcoming Panic and Anxiety

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Living With It: A Survivor's Guide to Overcoming Panic and Anxiety

Bev Aisbett

Psychology; Coping with anxiety & phobias

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The classic guide for panic attack sufferers - now fully revised and updated. Panic attacks - approximately 5% of the population... [more]

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Outrages: Sex, Censorship and the Criminalisation of Love

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Outrages: Sex, Censorship and the Criminalisation of Love

Naomi Wolf

Social & cultural history; Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture

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The bestselling author of Vagina illuminates a dramatic history - how a single English law in 1857 led to a maelstrom, with... [more]

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SAS Italian Job: The Secret Mission to Storm a Forbidden Nazi Fortress

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SAS Italian Job: The Secret Mission to Storm a Forbidden Nazi Fortress

Damien Lewis

History; Second World War; War & defence operations

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An impossible mission in wartime Italy: the next explosive bestseller from Damien Lewis. [more]

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Mirrorlands: Russia, China, and Journeys in Between

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Mirrorlands: Russia, China, and Journeys in Between

Ed Pulford

Social & cultural anthropology; Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

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'Mirrorlands' is a journey through space and time to the meeting points of Russia and China, the world's largest and most... [more]

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Superior: The Return of Race Science

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Superior: The Return of Race Science

Angela Saini

Ethnic studies; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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`Roundly debunks racism's core lie - that inequality is to do with genetics, rather than political power' Reni Eddo-Lodge... [more]

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A Monk's Guide to Happiness: Meditation in the 21st century

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A Monk's Guide to Happiness: Meditation in the 21st century

Gelong Thubten

Psychology; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation

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A guide to meditation and mindfulness written by Buddhist monk Gelong Thubten. [more]

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China's Forgotten People: Xinjiang, Terror and the Chinese State

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China's Forgotten People: Xinjiang, Terror and the Chinese State

Nick Holdstock

History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islamic studies; Geopolitics; Political oppression & persecution

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Lifting the lid on China's secret struggle with home-grown Islamic Terrorism [more]

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Friedman Papers 2019

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Friedman Papers 2019

Nicola Wright

Politics & government; Political ideologies

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The Friedman Papers is a selection of essays, book chapters and op-eds from a handpicked selection of our top ALS Friedman... [more]

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A Political Philosophy: Arguments for Conservatism

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A Political Philosophy: Arguments for Conservatism

Roger Scruton

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government

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In this timely new edition of his classic book A Political Philosophy, celebrated conservative philosopher Roger Scruton interrogates... [more]

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The Cafe de Move-on Blues: In Search of the New South Africa

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The Cafe de Move-on Blues: In Search of the New South Africa

Christopher Hope

History; Social discrimination; Ethnic studies; Politics & government; Travel writing

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From one of South Africa's finest writers comes a powerful exploration of politics, race and population in the post-Apartheid... [more]

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Dealing with Depression: Simple Ways to Get Your Life Back

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Dealing with Depression: Simple Ways to Get Your Life Back

Jan Marsh

Psychology; Coping with personal problems; Popular psychology

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A simple, easy to follow, non-judgmental and, above all, effective exploration of depression and how to manage it. Jan Marsh's... [more]

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Coping Skills: Tools & Techniques for Every Stressful Situation

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Coping Skills: Tools & Techniques for Every Stressful Situation

Faith G. Harper

Psychology; Self-help & personal development

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You know those days when you just can't even? When everything is haywire and everyone, including yourself, seems to be against... [more]

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The Allure of Battle: A History of How Wars Have Been Won and Lost

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The Allure of Battle: A History of How Wars Have Been Won and Lost

Cathal J. Nolan

History; Military history; Defence strategy, planning & research

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Stretching from Antiquity to the Second World War, a major new work of history that examines how battles have been fought-and... [more]

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Spies and Stars: MI5, Showbusiness and Me

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Spies and Stars: MI5, Showbusiness and Me

Charlotte Bingham

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Espionage & secret services

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The wickedly funny sequel to the MI5 and Me, described by Tatler as 'a stone cold comic classic', following the irrepressible... [more]

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The Animal's Companion: People and their Pets, a 26,000-Year Love Story

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The Animal's Companion: People and their Pets, a 26,000-Year Love Story...

Jacky Colliss Harvey

Literary essays; History; Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology; Domestic animals & pets

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A fascinating, heart-warming, and often humorous historical and cultural exploration of our universal human need for the companionship... [more]

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Soccerwomen: The Icons, Rebels, Stars, and Trailblazers Who Transformed the Beautiful Game

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Soccerwomen: The Icons, Rebels, Stars, and Trailblazers Who Transformed...

Gemma Clarke

Biography: sport; Gender studies: women; Sports & outdoor recreation; Football (Soccer, Association football)

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Bold and inspiring profiles of the pioneers, champions and future heroines of women's soccer around the world. [more]

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The Den

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The Den

Abi Maxwell

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical fiction; Folklore, myths & legends

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A hypnotic story of youth, sex and power, and of two women cast out by the same community though separated by a hundred years... [more]

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